Athlete of the Week- Lucas Rhoy


Hailey Woodman, Staff Writer

Why did you decide to start playing football?

“I decided to start playing football because my dad said I should try it.”

How long have you been playing?

“I have been playing for about eight years.”

What do you think you’d be doing if you didn’t play?

“Maybe playing soccer”

Do you enjoy playing?

“I love playing football, it’s a feeling I can’t really explain.”

Do you have any pregame rituals? If so, what are they?

“I drink a Dunkin Donuts coffee. I’m not sure [what started it], one day I wanted a coffee before a game so I got one and played excellent, so I have ever since”

What are your goals as a player this season?

“One of my goals is to break the most yards record which is, I want to say about 1300 yards.”

Do you feel influenced by anyone in-particular to play?

“No, I don’t feel influenced by anyone.”

How has playing impacted your life or life decisions?

“It has made me become a leader because you were taught to always help your teammates and how crucial it is.”

Why do you think you’ve done so well this season?

“I think I’ve ran the ball nicely this season.”

What are some things you do that benefit the team?

“I run the ball hard and do my best to be a leader.”